13538Fw: Tonight's the Night to Honor Bob Pinetti and Rejuvenate APHA NorCal Chapter!
- Aug 10, 2013Hi all:Sorry this is last minute, and also apologies for cross posting...----- Forwarded Message -----
Sent: Saturday, August 10, 2013 12:18 PM
Subject: Gentle reminder: Tonight's the Night to Honor Bob Pinetti and Rejuvenate APHA NorCal Chapter!
Hello, all,6 pm: Come to the APHA NorCal Chapter meeting!
7 pm: meet Bob Pinetti and celebrate the contributions he has made to the SF Letterpress community
8:30 pm: Saturday night simple supper and conversationHot to Cold Type
A conversation between City College of San Francisco's legendary letterpress instructor Bob Pinetti and Grendl Löfkvist entitled Hot to Cold Type at 7 pm.Bob Pinetti will give a short presentation about the transition from lead type to photocomposition. He will bring some cool specimens from the Chronicle back in the day. The evening will be great fun for all history buffs.Read a blog post about Bob Pinetti here.All are invited to attend.This evening is sponsored by APHA (American Printing History Association).Where: SAN FRANCISCO CENTER FOR THE BOOK
375 RHODE ISLAND ST (between 16th & 17th Streets)*
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103-5133*There's plenty of street parking. Public transportation: Muni #10, #19, and #22 stop at 17th & Rhode Island. SFCB is in the middle of the block.